Children are more at risk from climate change because of their increased risk of health problems, malnutrition, and migration.
Arthur Morgan's radical idea: Collect the tons of leftover food from farmers markets and distributors and deliver it to those who need it.
A reader wonders if gummy bears are the more ethical candy choice. Umbra chews on the question.
Thanks to environmental woes, we'll soon have to update everything -- even our favorite cliches. Here are 10 of the most endangered.
Slate writer Phil Plait debunks the recent misinformation about melting ice and explains why you should care about climate change.
On our new podcast, "Inquiring Minds," astronaut Marsha Ivins talks about her five shuttle missions, NASA's budget, and why the Borg cube makes a good spaceship.
Religious conservatives in Texas are fighting to infuse textbooks with their agenda -- and it won't just affect public school students in the Lone Star State.
Gina McCarthy talks to Grist about the president's attitude toward climate change and her agency’s proposed rules on new power plants -- plus a little about her favorite baseball team.
A new NASA map of the planet lays out the depressing geographies of smog and premature death.